Dean’s Verger

Full time
£26,000 – £30,000 per annum

A fabulous opportunity for an exceptional candidate has arisen at one of Europe’s largest medieval cathedrals. The Dean’s Verger is the lead member of Lincoln Cathedral’s vergers team, with responsibility for supporting the Cathedral clergy in the highest standards of liturgy and managing day-to-day the running of the Cathedral building, including supporting services, an excellent visitor experience and a wide range of events, maintaining the required standard of Health and Safety and security.

The successful applicant will have substantial experience in a verging role, be a communicant member of the Church of England and have a sound working knowledge of Anglican liturgical leadership. A strong working knowledge of health and safety is required including fire safety and the ability to draw up risk assessments. The Chapter is looking for a collaborative team player, with exceptional people skills, the ability to communicate and maintain diplomacy with a wide group of people, and to be a dedicated ambassador of Lincoln Cathedral. Excellent IT skills and a familiarity with HR procedures and line management experience is essential.

Full details of the position can be found in the job description below, along with information on how to apply. Please submit all applications to

Deans Verger Application Pack May 2021

Lincoln Cathedral Job Application Form

The closing date for applications is midday on 21 June 2021 with interviews scheduled for 01 July 2021.

Please note due to the COVID-19 pandemic the start date of the position and the date allocated for interview may be subject to change.